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Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands Oversight Hearing on “Expanding Access to Federal Lands for People with Disabilities”
Thursday, July 24, 2008 10:00 AM



SUBCOMMITTEE ON NATIONAL PARKS, FORESTS AND PUBLIC LANDS
1334 Longworth House Office Building
Thursday, July 24, 2008
10:00 a.m.

OVERSIGHT HEARING ON:

  • “Expanding Access to Federal Lands for People with Disabilities”

WITNESSES & TESTIMONY:

Panel I

James S. Bedwell
Director
Recreation, Heritage, and Volunteer Resources
Forest Service

Stephen E. Whitesell
Associate Director
Park Planning, Facilities, and Lands
National Park Service

Philip Pearce
Chairman
Ad Hoc Committee on Outdoor Developed Areas
Access Board

Carole Fraser
Universal Access Coordinator
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Lands and Forests

Panel II

David N. Startzell
Executive Director
Appalachian Trail Conservancy

M. Tipton Ray
Wilderness Inquiry

Lew Deal
Director
Outdoor Programs and Support Services
Robinson International, Inc.

William Lee Little
Chief Executive Officer
BarZ Adventures Inc.

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